Porcelain dish. The dish has a white body and blue-toned glaze. There is a phoenix among clouds and four characters moulded on the interior. The base and the foot ring are unglazed, and stained brown. There is a mark on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 41 millimetres
- Diameter: 210 millimetres
Inscription TransliterationTianshun nian zao
Inscription Translation‘Made in the Tianshun year’ [AD 1328])
Published PDF date : Yuan AD 1328Room 95 label text:
Dated dish with luanbai glaze
This porcelain dish is covered with an opaque blue-tinged glaze, except for the base. Inside is a moulded design of phoenixes among clouds and four characters. This inscription reads 天順年造 (Tianshun nian zao ‘Made in the Tianshun year’ [AD 1328])
Porcelain with moulded decoration, luanbai glaze and copper-rim
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Yuan dynasty, dated equivalent to AD 1328
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Object reference number: RRC39303
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